Local athletes take part in Glowing for Christ

Noxapater athletes head to the exchange with Nanih Waiya early Monday, Sept. 9 morning as their part of the crosses trek across the state.

From staff and press reports


Athletes from Winston Academy, Louisville High School, Noxapater and Nanih Waiya took park in the Mississippi Glowing for Christ event Sept. 8 and Sept. 9.

The Winston Academy and Louisville High School students carried … Read more

Concert set for September 21


A Gospel Benefit Concert will be held for Corey Miller on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013 at 3:30 p.m. Pleasant Grove U.M. Church.

The concert will feature local choirs and solo singers. Corey was injured in a car accident and is … Read more

Winston Academy falls to AAA Heritage 28-7

WA’s Logan Webb makes a break for the outside.

By Wendell Womack


The Winston Patriots had already gotten a dose of the Heritage Patriots earlier this season in the opening jamboree at Winston, where the Winston Patriots were out scored in the event. But last Friday night at … Read more

‘Heartbeat’ program kicksoff at WMC


From press reports


Winston Medical Center kicked off its new “WMC Heartbeat” program which is a customer service and employee recognition program.

The program will allow Department Directors, Administration, patients, and families an opportunity to recognize employees who excel … Read more

Lady Warriors to be honored

It may be football season, but there will be a special presentation for a group of girls on Friday night before Nanih Waiya’s home game with East Oktibbeha.

At 6:25 p.m. a special presentation of their MHSAA Class 1A State … Read more

Supes approve deficit budget

From staff and press reports


The Winston County Board of Supervisors in their Sept. 3 meeting approved a 2013-14 budget with no millage increase but with a deficit of revenues versus expenditures.

The projected revenues for the county in … Read more

Compost now course to be offered

Learn the basics of home composting Thursday, September 12th at the Winston County Extension Office from 10 – 11 a.m. Jeff Wilson, MSU Extension Horticulture Agent will be demonstrating how to turn your yard waste and basic food waste items … Read more

Division play closing in for Lady Tigers

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


Noxapater High School head slow-pitch softball coach Jodie Duran is hoping her team’s 6-4 win over Sebastopol Monday provides some momentum as the Lady Tigers creep closer to division play.

Noxapater has … Read more